Toddler dies in farming accident

Toddler dies in farming accident
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BURKE, N.Y. (WWNY) - A 1-year-old is dead following a farming accident in Franklin County Thursday evening.

State police say the toddler was struck when he approached the rear of a skid steer being operated in reverse by 45-year-old Mahlon Miller on East Road in Burke.

He was taken to Alice Hyde Memorial Hospital in Malone where he died from his injuries.

The case remains under investigation.

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